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'That was not what the vice president said': Sheila Jackson Lee denies Biden meant 'you ain't black' comment

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Posted By: Imright, 5/22/2020 9:20:50 PM

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee threw her support behind former Vice President Joe Biden after he said black people who don't vote for him aren't actually black. During an interview with Fox News host Bret Baier, the Texas Democrat pushed back on the claim that Biden made a major gaffe when he told The Breakfast Club host Charlamagne Tha God on Friday morning that "if you have a problem figuring out whether you're for me or Trump, then you ain't black.""That was not what the vice president said in terms of those words, and if we had listened to the earlier conversation, we would know that the vice president wants to

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Reply 1 - Posted by: seamusm 5/22/2020 9:24:26 PM (No. 419251)
Sorry Joe but an endorsement from Sheila Jackson Lee is less helpful than an 'attaboy' from the Three Stooges.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 5/22/2020 9:25:39 PM (No. 419253)
Jackson Lee is firmly stuck on the plantation. With names like Jackson and Lee?????? What?????
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Italiano 5/22/2020 9:27:09 PM (No. 419254)
And they wonder why we laugh...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: snakeoil 5/22/2020 9:59:22 PM (No. 419266)
Who you going to believe? Your lying ears or Miz Lee?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: watashiyo 5/22/2020 10:19:07 PM (No. 419279)
She is one of the reasons why the majority of blacks are still stuck on STUPID and, "it's never my Fault" way of life.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: dwa 5/22/2020 10:28:06 PM (No. 419285)
There are not enough words to describe what an ignorant, racist, lying thing Jackson Lee is. The woman is as stupid and corrupt as she is black.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Omen55 5/22/2020 10:32:31 PM (No. 419289)
She's the one who thought we had a flag on Mars.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jennie C. 5/22/2020 10:35:55 PM (No. 419290)
I hate all this nomenclature. She referred to him as Vice President Biden. He was Vice President, he isn't any longer. The Vice President is Mike Pence. This referring to former elected officials by their former positions is ridiculous. We don't have nobility in America. So even a former mayor of a city shouldn't be addressed as Yerhonor, nor Mayor. Nor should former Senators be referred to, nor addressed as, "Senator." And so on. This is rapidly approaching my level of pet peeve as loose/lose is (though it may not ever replace that one, it makes me crazy.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 5/22/2020 10:43:02 PM (No. 419294)
It's so amusing to watch Blacks twist themselves into pretzels defending Biden's clearly stated and offensive slur. It's amusing to watch feminists twist themselves into pretzels defending Biden against Tara Reade. If we can get Biden to slam Hispanics and youth that would neutralize most of the dem identity voter blocks. Uncle Joe, the rude, crude dude, is sucking all the energy and enthusiasm out of the dem presidential race. It's going to be a long and futile slog to November for the dem party. Joe's turnout may set record lows. I wonder if they will get to the point where they realize Joe is unelectable?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone 5/22/2020 10:44:59 PM (No. 419295)
Shiela Jackson-Lee knows that Joseph Biden is not the Vice-President, that title today belongs to Mike Pence. Can you imagine How Jackson-Lee would have flown off the handle if it came out the President Trump told some Black person that he or she was not Black! Just shows the hypocrisy of the leftist and liberal Democrats.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: SALady 5/22/2020 10:52:13 PM (No. 419298)
She is incredibly stupid, and apparently deaf too -- since that is exactly what this buffoon said!!!!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: davew 5/22/2020 11:08:58 PM (No. 419300)
Its good that Biden's supporters are warming up their pretzel spin rationalizations for Joe Biden's anachronistic and stereotypical flubs. They're going to need all the practice they can get at damage control as he comes out of the bunker and exposes his years of clueless political malarkey wrapped around a genuine stone cold crook inside. Question for the debates. Which Presidential candidate has had over 25 hours of secret talks with Xi Jinping and has turned a high level CCP asylum seeker with critical intelligence back over to the Chinese secret police who imprisoned him for 15 years? Hint: His hair is a phony as he is.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 5/22/2020 11:32:04 PM (No. 419309)
Kind of like "You lie and I'll swear to it" Did you ever see another group defend each other 100 % of the time ? With Obola it was "If you're black, I got your back"
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Reply 14 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 5/22/2020 11:33:10 PM (No. 419310)
Apologies for breaking up my sentence. Not sure how it happens.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: leonardo 5/22/2020 11:58:35 PM (No. 419321)
This perpetually arrogant B*T*H says that you didn't hear what you heard. She would have been a natural playing Nurse Ratchet in The Shining. Crazy-Joe continues marching on his gaffe parade ...maybe we'll hear about Corn Pop again. Democrats: "Nothing to see here, you misheard, so go bundle some votes."
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Reply 16 - Posted by: PChristopher 5/23/2020 12:38:47 AM (No. 419337)
Is there anything quite as insulting as when someone lies straight to your face and calls you a racist for not believing them?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Calico Al 5/23/2020 1:21:01 AM (No. 419343)
She knows this because she,s got the Joe Biden secret decoder ring.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Trigger2 5/23/2020 2:20:45 AM (No. 419355)
Sheila Jackson Lee, the other black dunderhead.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: DVC 5/23/2020 2:30:51 AM (No. 419360)
The Stupidest Person in Congress interpreting for Idiot Joe. That's sad.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: XCenturion 5/23/2020 2:49:36 AM (No. 419365)
Joe Biden's comment was reprehensible and condescending to all African American's and Sheila Jackson Lee is a sell-out to her race. Lees goal is to keep all black voters on the Democrat party plantation. How anyone, regardless of skin color could vote for any Democrat is mind boggling and shows the utter ignorance of some people.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 5/23/2020 6:44:20 AM (No. 419422)
Them braids always appear to have been wound a bit too tight.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Paperpuncher 5/23/2020 6:50:34 AM (No. 419431)
"What I like about the vice president is I don't have to look for his record, his record is present," Lee said. " Well you can't look at is record because there is no record to look at. Joe's whole record on discrimination is in his own mind. He has never done a thing to improve the lives of the Black community other than brag about stuff he never did.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: LanceLink1 5/23/2020 6:51:18 AM (No. 419433)
Dumb and dumber.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: hershey 5/23/2020 6:54:34 AM (No. 419435)
Hey you stupid lady, do I believe your lies or what my ears heard? I'll vote for the ears....you need a bigger cowboy hat to cover all the way down to your mouth.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: a man over thirty 5/23/2020 7:16:22 AM (No. 419452)
Sorry, but Sheila Jackson Lee is every bit as demented as Joe Biden without the excuse of old age. If democrats get away with their lies and their voter fraud and we end up with a Biden-Abrams administration, we can kiss America goodbye.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Philipsonh 5/23/2020 7:23:25 AM (No. 419456)
You cannot be a Racist if you are a Democrat, no matter how much you despise Blacks and say so in public. Biden is a prime example os a closet Racist, except he was never in the closet.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 5/23/2020 7:33:31 AM (No. 419469)
This made me remember watching a very flamboyant person who was signing for the deaf during a hurricane. Hilarious!
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Reply 28 - Posted by: bobmadison 5/23/2020 7:42:00 AM (No. 419481)
Biden ain't gonna be the Dem. nominee. "Book it Dano...
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Reply 29 - Posted by: Rama41 5/23/2020 7:51:29 AM (No. 419494)
I always rely on Sheila to clear up political controversies. /s
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Reply 30 - Posted by: HotRod 5/23/2020 8:14:06 AM (No. 419507)
Joe Biden thinks he said it, and meant it. He apologized and said he regrets the remark. Sheila Jackson Lee is a racist, hating both whites and blacks who are not democrats. She is a very sad woman, who must be miserable all of her waking hours...
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Reply 31 - Posted by: gone2pot 5/23/2020 8:18:13 AM (No. 419513)
"if you have a problem figuring out whether you're for me or Trump, then you ain't black." I DON'T have a problem figuring out whether I'm for Joe or Trump and unlike Joe, I don't know a lot of weed smokers either.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: bigfatslob 5/23/2020 8:33:08 AM (No. 419530)
Joe stink finger Biden said it but you didn't really hear it. The left sure invents stupid logic so what did we hear? The endorsement from Ms. Rope Head is all we need to know that Joey Fingers is OK with the plantation population.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: golfer1 5/23/2020 8:34:58 AM (No. 419533)
Unfortunately, Queen Sheila is my representative. She's an embarrassment, and voter fraud keeps her in office.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: mc squared 5/23/2020 8:50:26 AM (No. 419558)
Last line is revealing. FTA: Lee wore a face mask at the beginning of the interview to reinforce the importance of wearing a mask even though she was sitting comfortably at home.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: jacksin5 5/23/2020 8:51:12 AM (No. 419560)
Lee's covering for Joe doesn't matter all that much. Blacks who have worked their way out of poverty thru Education and Career building are sick and tired of the "Uncle Tom" label and more than willing to go where their hard work and family values are appreciated. The Dems are not for them.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Strike3 5/23/2020 9:16:25 AM (No. 419592)
I'm afraid that she is correct. Old Joe meant that blacks are owned by the democrats and anybody who strays off the plantation is no longer a slave. They get to keep the skin color to identify themselves because they no longer fall in line.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: cor-vet 5/23/2020 9:55:22 AM (No. 419646)
No one has trotted out the old canards, "He misspoke" or "It was taken out of context." I'm expecting those to come at any time now.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Old Army Vet 5/23/2020 10:10:30 AM (No. 419660)
What an idiot, both of them.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Chuzzles 5/23/2020 10:11:01 AM (No. 419661)
You can tell who the inmates of the democrat plantation are, by who is trying to excuse Joe for that unforgivable comment he made. Wasn't he one who said that Trump would put blacks back into chains if he got elected? Looks like some serious projection from me, as it is the democrat party that keeps the black population enslaved in poverty. With the help of all their community activists like Sharpton, Jackson, Obama, Spike Lee, and all who criticize those blacks who try to think for themselves. Sheila now joins the pack as a permanent fixture of the plantation.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: DaBigGuy 5/23/2020 10:18:29 AM (No. 419671)
#33, fueled by mail ballots. Roughly 20,000 addresses in her district have 6 or more registered voters, many of whom vote by mail. Some of these addresses are vacant lots or business addresses, scores of duplicate individual registrations, registrations not matching driver's license information, and so forth. With a random test of 20% of those addresses, True the Vote found 25% critical errors. Voter fraud is exactly how this arrogant racist airhead keeps getting elected.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: TCloud 5/23/2020 10:49:16 AM (No. 419688)
Screaming at the Sky from the Plantation are we now Rep. Lee?
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Reply 42 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 5/23/2020 11:19:42 AM (No. 419716)
Sheila Jackson Lee just entered the VP derby.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: Arby 5/23/2020 11:33:27 AM (No. 419732)
The distressing thing here is that Bret Baier would have SJL on as a commentator. Was Al Sharpton unavailable? I wonder how many Ldotters are distressed by the increasingly leftist lurch of Special Report. You don't achieve fairness and balance by adding a looney tune to the discussion. I am reaching the point that I skip many segments of Special Report and edit out the reflexively leftist commentators. I can foresee a point at which I will just watch Fox Business, which has less screaming and more solid, conservative analysis. But Bret . . . have you not noticed that Steve Hayes and Jonah Goldberg have become full-time never Trumpers? And Donna Brazile? Is someone ordering you to give her a seat on the panel? She's a double-dyed liar. If you have to have someone from the left, please get someone who has a reasonably well-functioning central nervous system (I know, that's hard to do). And you don't need to parade a series of black conservatives decrying Biden. Biden is a doddering fool. And stop hammering us with the Fox Polls that survey 1,200 people who are registered but not likely voters. Those are utterly meaningless. But I digress . . . .Sheila Jackson Lee???
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Reply 44 - Posted by: Lawsy0 5/23/2020 1:00:12 PM (No. 419788)
Ol' Sheila ain't no ways tarred of cleaning up behind loftier Democrats. She's gonna need a bigger shovel. Oh wait. Memo to Sleepy Joe: THIS lady is your VEEP choice. Just go ahead and get it out of your system.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: thatsomewhereplace 5/23/2020 1:09:50 PM (No. 419795)
I vividly remember Biden pointing out that Obama was clean. He had manners... I thought to my self...southern racist. Klan racist. No one noticed the remarks. No one has said anything since then. It fits in with the "you ain't black if you vote for Trump." Were no black americans offended by his remarks? Oh well. Sealed the deal with me...Biden is a racist. Covertly mostly. Once in a while he reveals himself..."You ain't black..."
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Reply 46 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 5/23/2020 1:27:02 PM (No. 419814)
Joe meant to say he knows a lot of weed smokers who ain’t black...like B Hussein Soetoro!
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Saturday doubled down on his state's now-scrapped nursing home policy that critics say contributed to thousands of coronavirus deaths and instead blamed the problem on President Trump and his administration. "New York followed the president's agencies' guidance," Cuomo said Saturday at his press conference. ".... What New York did was follow what the Republican Administration said to do. That's not my attempt to politicize it. It's my attempt to depoliticize it. So don't criticize the state for following the president's policy." The governor's office said New York's original nursing home policy was in line with a March 13 directive
Pelosi: “Vote-by-Mail is More Democratic”
Than Voting in Person with Photo
ID (Video)
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Posted by Imright 5/23/2020 6:21:11 AM Post Reply
It is obvious the Democrats are using the Coronavirus as an excuse to push for mail-in ballots rather than in-person voting in an effort to steal the 2020 election.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has repeatedly tried to sneak in federal ballot harvesting laws into several of the Coronavirus stimulus bills. Pelosi is now trying to shove a $3.6 billion ‘vote-by-mail’ proposal into the latest Coronavirus stimulus bill. “First of all, we’re now calling it ‘Voting at Home’ because that’s really what it’s all about, enabling people to vote at home,”
‘You’re damn fortunate I did’: Sessions finally
snaps at Trump’s scolding over recusing himself
from Mueller scam
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Posted by ladydawgfan 5/23/2020 10:01:02 PM Post Reply
President Donald Trump blasted Jeff Sessions on Friday, telling Alabama voters not to “trust” his former attorney general while reminding them of the recusal that led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller. The former AG snapped back at Trump’s initial Friday evening tweet: “@realdonaldtrump Look, I know your anger, but recusal was required by law. I did my duty & you’re damn fortunate I did. It protected the rule of law & resulted in your exoneration. Your personal feelings don’t dictate who Alabama picks as their senator, the people of Alabama do.” Trump again professed his support for Sessions’ U.S. Senate opponent, former Auburn head football coach Tommy Tuberville,
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